Fairyland Cottage

      Natural, Simple, Sustainable Living


November 29, 2017

Most of us like to feel healthy in body and mind but during the winter months we can get susceptible to the flu, colds and coughs. Below I have listed some simple yet effective tips to stay healthy during winter and particularly during the Christmas season. I have util...

November 22, 2017

I find grocery shopping one of the hardest ways to stay waste free. Everywhere you look there are plastic bags, plastic packaging, more plastic bags and even more plastic packaging. 

We don't have a zero waste shop here in Ireland but some supermarkets have nu...

November 16, 2017

    Christmas is a great time to make gifts and decorations out of nature. Here I am going to make some table mats which can be used at the Christmas dinner table or as a handmade gift. They are simple to make once you get the hang of the knots and if you don't have ba...

November 8, 2017

We all want healthy looking teeth and gums and clean fresh breath. It is great if we can keep our teeth our whole life, yet it is said that 36 million Americans have no teeth. This is a shocking statistic. 

Oral hygiene is a necessity in life. Having bad oral hygie...

November 1, 2017

Making your own pizza is great fun but traditional pizza is made with flour and yeast and I'm not a fan as it is too lengthy a process and grains can be heavy on the digestive system. Every so often it is good to give grains a miss. Buckwheat is not a grain.  It is par...

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